Family Day 2017Family Day 2017

Saturday, September 16, 2017
Campus Quad

Come back to campus for our Family Day! The day is full of events and it's the perfect time visit your student, meet other parents, hear the latest College news from President Ditzler, and celebrate the Festival of the Forks event downtown Albion.

You and your student are a part of our College community, so come and get a feel for it yourself!

Register Now

Please register by Thursday, September 7 to receive an Albion College gift. If you prefer to register by phone, please call 517/629-0625.

Schedule of Events

8:45 - 9:30 a.m.

Coffee with President Ditzler

Location: Living room, Kellogg Center

Mix and mingle with other Albion Parents while making connections over light breakfast and coffee. Hear about the exciting things happening at Albion College from President Mauri Ditzler.

9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Registration and Information Tent

Location: Registration Tent, Campus Quadrangle

Stop by the registration tent to check-in, receive your gift, a schedule and map, lunch ticket and more! (If you pre-registered, stop here to pick up your lunch ticket.)

10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Liberal Arts Experience

Location: TBD

Get a hands-on experience from our talented professors by rotating through the classes below. These classes will repeat every 20 minutes for four sessions.

More information coming soon!

11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Family Picnic and Activities

Location: The Big Brit Tent, Campus Quadrangle

Join your Albion College student and other families for lunch on the Quad! Register by September 7 to receive $5 off of lunch.

3 - 5 p.m.

River Trail Opening

Location: Victory Park

The River Trail opening will include a speical ribbon cutting ceremony with College and Community leaders begining at 3:15 p.m. Come walk the trail and learn about this unquine local resource. There will be maps available at the trailhead. This trail is open 7 days a week, from dawn till dusk.

5 p.m.

Dinner

Take your student to dinner!

Dinner is offered on campus at Lower Baldwin from 5 - 8 p.m. There are a number of resturants in Albion and the surrounding city's that we recommend! Click here for a list.

For more on Family Day activities, please contact the office of College Events, at 517/629-0625 or .

 

There are a lot of events around campus and the city this day too!

Friday
8 a.m. - 12 p.m. Nature Center
5 - 9 p.m. Festival of the Forks
Saturday
10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Festival of the Forks
1 p.m. Albion College vs. Concordia Football Game
4:30 p.m. Albion College vs. Trine Men's Soccer Game
8 a.m. - 12 p.m. Albion College Admissions Visit Day

Call 517/629-5533 or go to www.festivaloftheforks.org for more information and a full schedule of events.